“food-stamps” Charts

Food Stamps: Americans Approve—Fox News? Not So Much. »

73% of American voters believe food stamps are very or fairly important. But all that right-wing talk show hosts want…

YES! Magazine
by: YES! Magazine
views: 343
Score: 3

Workers w/ Family Member Enrolled in Public Program »

In a recent New Yorker magazine article, they cited a recent study that over 50% of the fast-food workers require…

NYC Politics
by: NYC Politics
views: 253
Score: 2

SNAP: The Program Feeding Our Reliance On Government »

SNAP, The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, is a welfare program that provides food to the needy. Unfortunately, the program also…

Cato Institute
by: Cato Institute
views: 91
Score: 2

American Taxpayers Subsidize Fast-Food Industry's Low Wages »

A new study finds that 52% of fast-food workers receive either SNAP, Medicaid or Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) benefits…

The National Memo
by: The National Memo
views: 81
Score: 2

The GOP Is The Food Stamp Party »

It’s a well-known irony that states that tend to vote Republican—the party that constantly raves about the “makers” and trolls…

The National Memo
by: The National Memo
views: 523
Score: 2

GOP Lie - Food Stamp Fraud? Not So Much. »

Fox News misleadingly hyped a minor rise in food stamp fraud in an attempt to demonize the program, failing to…

Michael Collier
by: Michael Collier
views: 107
Score: 2

Why Walmart Is Bad for America »

As the nation's largest private employer, Walmart's decision to pay many of its workers so little that they cannot afford…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 314
Score: 1

How Much Food We Actually Waste in the United States »

We need to face the facts, we waste more food than we actually consume. Food wastage in the United States…

Food Tank
by: Food Tank
views: 2718
Score: 1

Food Stamps Are Feeding More Of America's Children »

Since 2007, the number of kids receiving the benefits of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (also know as Food Stamps)…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 37

American Households Receiving Food Stamps (2009-2013) »

Almost half of all American households that received food stamps during this five year period had one worker for the…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 32

The Dependency Trap Of Food Stamps »

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, more commonly known as Food Stamps, is similar to other welfare programs in that it…

Cato Institute
by: Cato Institute
views: 66

The state of need under President Obama »

In 2008, Democrats won both houses of Congress and the White House. They wasted no time rushing a progressive agenda…

AEI
by: AEI
views: 2451

Farm Bill Spending Up 49 Percent »

The House of Representatives has officially passed a $956 billion farm bill. The farm bill trims $16.5 billion from expected…

Cato Institute
by: Cato Institute
views: 64

Are Politicians Who Cut Food Stamps Truly "Pro Life"? »

Whatever anyone may think about abortion, the persistent question for self-styled pro-lifers is why they tend to insist on making…

The National Memo
by: The National Memo
views: 284

US Ignores University Staff »

67% of faculty at American universities are on short-term, part time contracts that may or may not be renewed the…

T S
by: T S
views: 75

Cuts to Nutritional Assistance Program: Less Food Stamps »

On November 1st, spending cuts will reduce the amount of food stamps available to Americans in need. The cuts are…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 44

SNAP Benefits to Drop in November, More Cuts Possible »

This November, SNAP recipients will see their benefits decline when a provision of the 2009 Recovery Act expires. The average…

CLASP
by: CLASP
views: 70

More Students Participating in Free Lunch Program »

A record high 18.7 million American students received free lunches in 2012 by participating in the National School Lunch Program.…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 26